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'''Harry Leon Wilson''' (May 1, 1867 – June 28, 1939) was an American novelist and dramatist best known for his novels ''Ruggles of Red Gap'' and ''Merton of the Movies (novel)|Merton of the Movies''. His novel ''Bunker Bean'' helped popularize the term flapper.
Birth nameHarry Leon Wilson
Birth date{{birth date|1867|5|1|df=y}}
Birth placeOregon, Illinois, United States
Death date{{death date and age|1939|6|28|1867|5|1|df=y}}
Death placeCarmel, California, United States
OccupationNovelist/Dramatist
SpouseWilbertine Nesselrode Teters (1898-1900)
Rose O'Neill (1902-1907)
Helen MacGowan Cooke (1912-1927)
Yearsactive1886–1939
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